AASHTO's Standing Committee on Planning (SCOP) investigates, studies, and reports on transportation planning activities. Comprehensive transportation planning is conducted by the State Departments of Transportation for a variety of policy, programming, and project level activities, including:
To help serve the transportation planning community and share best-practices, SCOP:
In a notice of proposed rulemaking published Monday, June 2 in the Federal Register, the Federal Highway Administration and the Federal Transit Administration announced they are now seeking comments on proposed revisions to the regulations that govern the development of state transportation plans. View the full story in the June 6 AASHTO Journal.
SCOP Members are leaders in statewide transportation planning. We recognize the importance of updating our membership roster to recognize the achievements of our members in their respective organizations. Please contact AASHTO SCOP liaison Matt Hardy, email@example.com with changes to the SCOP Members committee roster.
We recognize that many other individuals in the state departments of transportation and numerous other federal, state, and local agencies and the private sector are actively involved in the comprehensive transportation planning process. To help share best practices among stakeholders, SCOP created statewideplanning.org. Statewideplanning.org is used by SCOP to share resources, best practices, and other information to further improve the practice of statewide transportation planning.